Welcome to semester two of 4th Grade!!!
I will be sending home a reading and writing Superbowl (STAAR) practice every Monday, and they will be due on Thursday. Students MUST use their strategies!
Literature Circles! Yay! We are so excited to start round two of literature circles on Monday, February 12th! Students will be doing the reading portion independently, and they will have mini projects/assignments they will be doing throughout the week.
Here is the list of literature circle books they were able to choose from:
The Giver by: Lois Lowry
The Tail of Emily WIndsnap by: Liz Kessler
Shiloh by: Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
There's a Boy in the Girls' Bathroom by: Louis Sachar
Spaceheadz by: Jon Scieszka
The World according to Humphrey by: Betty G. Birney
Because of Winn-Dixie by: Kate DiCamillo
As a class, we are currently reading Flipped by Wendelin Van Draanen.
Please feel free to contact me via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone (512) 746-4805 ext. 5238. My conference period is 10:25-11:10.